Weintraub Tobin Elevates Ryan Abernethy and Justin Borrowdale to Shareholder

Weintraub Tobin is pleased to announce that Ryan E. Abernethy and Justin M. Borrowdale have been named as shareholders in the law corporation.

Ryan Abernethy successfully represents businesses in a broad range of litigation and employment matters. He is experienced in all areas of employment litigation, including the defense of claims involving workplace discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, wage and hour issues, trade secrets, and class actions. He also regularly counsels clients regarding compliance, risk management, policy preparation, and employee training. In addition to employment law, Ryan successfully litigates a wide range of business issues, including entertainment, intellectual property, and consumer class action, among others. Ryan is a frequent contributor to Weintraub’s California Employment News and regularly presents at educational seminars. He has been recognized by his peers in Northern California Super Lawyers 2023 and in Sacramento Top Lawyers lists from 2021 – 2023.

Justin Borrowdale focuses on counseling both public and private clients through finance transactions, merger and acquisition deals, and related commercial transactions. He has experience working with both selling and acquiring companies on M&A deals and both companies and investors on financing transactions. He assists companies in solving corporate governance and commercial agreement issues, including complying with SEC and NASDAQ reporting obligations for his public company clients. A member of the Capital Region Family Business Center Programs Committee, Justin regularly lends his expertise to educational seminars and workshops throughout the startup and business community. Justin’s peer recognitions include being named to various years in the Northern California Rising Stars, Best Lawyers in America “Ones to Watch,” and Sacramento Top Lawyers lists.

“Ryan and Justin are outstanding attorneys who have dedicated themselves to building strong client relationships and community partnerships,” said managing shareholder Gary Bradus. “Weintraub benefits greatly from their expertise, as do our clients. We welcome them as shareholders and look forward to a long and productive future.”